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Law Guide: Secondary Resources

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Readings & past exams

Readings

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Past Exams

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Legal dictionaries & encyclopedias

Butt, P. J. (2011). LexisNexis Australian legal dictionary (4th ed.).   Sydney: LexisNexis Butterworths.
Held in TSV and CNS Libraries: call number:  R 349.9403 BUT 2011

Osborn, P. G. (2005). Osborn's concise law dictionary (10th ed.).  London: Sweet and Maxwell.
Held in TSV and CNS Libraries: call number:  R 340.03 OSB 2005

The laws of Australia Westlaw AU

Mann, T. (2013). Australian law dictionary (2nd ed.). South Melbourne, Victoria: Oxford University Press.
Held in both CNS and TSV 349.9403 MAN 2013 and 349.9403 MAN 2013 R

Mann, T. (2013). Australian law dictionary (2nd ed.). Oxford Reference Online
 

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Useful databases for finding secondary legal information

Open Access Law Journals

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